Samsung Galaxy S6 smartphone was released on April 2015.
The single SIM Samsung phone has a stunning glass and metal panel design that compliments the super AMOLED screen and a dimension measuring 143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 mm or 5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches (height – width – thickness) which weigh 138 grams.
The battery of the mobile phone is very good, it comes with power saving mode that conserve the battery making the battery last longer even under heavy usage.
It also features fast charge and wire-less charge, the fast charge allows the phone charge in no time and the wire-less charge ensures hassle free charging of the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 is available in various colors which are Blue, White, Black, Gold while there are 3 available models or trims of the Samsung Galaxy S6 which are the 32GB model, 64GB model and 128GB model.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Features
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels|
Price: How much does Samsung Galaxy S6 cost?
You can get the Samsung Galaxy S6 in the US for $555 while the price on Canada starts at $679 depending on online retailer you choose from below.
In Australia, the price starts at $699 but the price of Samsung Galaxy S6 in UK is £470 while the EU countries can buy Samsung Galaxy S6 for €499.
In Africa, you can buy the Samsung Galaxy S6 in Nigeria for ₦190,000 and Kenya for KSh 55,300 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Samsung Galaxy S6 is RS 33,000.
*Prices here don’t reflect latest prices. Go to your favorite ecommerce website to check latest prices or ongoing deals. You can never tell what you might find especially with our top picks below!
- Classy design
- Finger print scanner
- Good performance
- Good battery life
- Wireless charge
- Average camera
- Quite expensive
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display occupies approximately 70.7% of the smartphone body, setting the screen display size at 5.1 inches with screen resolution at 1440 by 2560 pixels and screen density, PPI at 577 pixels per inch.
The Quad HD super AMOLED display makes the screen sharp and dazzle the eyes with a color rich display with improved brightness levels that promises to give you a wonderful viewing experience.
Smartphone design was inspired by the works of glass blowers and artisans metalsmith.
The Samsung phone has a classy and unique design, with a fusion of glass molding and metal sculpturing technique that molds the phone into beautiful curves and radiant glass surface that reflect a wide spectrum of colors.
The mobile phone also comes with a finger print scanner for security
Samsung Galaxy S6 runs on Android Lollipop operating system with performance backed by a 3GB RAM and Octa-core processing unit clocking at speeds of 4×2.1 GHz and 4×1.5 GHz. The Internal storage size of the Samsung phone is available at 32GB, 64GB and 128GB But without any expandable memory.
The smartphone comes with super-fast boot up and app launching which gives fast results and improved energy efficiency. The 64-bits architecture, LPDDR4 and advanced GPU delivers powerful performance and allows the device multitask.
Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with 16-megapixel rear or primary camera with f/1.9 aperture while an 5-megapixel front or secondary camera with f/1.9 aperture is stationed for additional camera support.
A smaller aperture on smartphones creates much better natural pictures than a wider aperture because it lets in more light.
Battery Capacity and Sensors
Galaxy S6 packs a non-removable Li-Ion 2550mAh to power all the above features and more. The phone’s battery life is pretty good, it can last through out the day on average usage and 17 hours of talk time.
The phone also features wire-less charge that allows you charge hassle free and without cables. With its fast charge feature you can get 4 hours usage after charging for 10 minutes plus the phone also has an ultra power saving mode which is awesome.
Also, Samsung Galaxy S6 supports connectivity options like WI-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and sensors which includes finger print sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 and light sensor.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Full Specifications
|Device Name||Samsung Galaxy S6|
|Released Date||Released April 2015|
|Dimensions and Size||143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 mm (5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches)|
|Weight (in grams)||138 g|
|Colors||Blue, White, Black, Gold|
|Number of SIM||One|
|Material||Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel|
|Battery Capacity||2550 mAh|
|Talk time||17 hours (3G)|
|Wireless Charging||Qi / PMA wireless charging|
|Screen Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.1 inches|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||577 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|Operating System||Android 5.0.2 Lollipop but can be upgraded to 7.0 Nougat|
|Processor Type or Chipset||Exynos 7420 Octa|
|Processor||Octa-core (4×2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4×1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Internal Storage||32GB, 64GB and 128GB|
|Expandable Storage Type||–|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||–|
|Front or Secondary||5-megapixel, f/1.9 aperture|
|Rear or Primary||16-megapixel, f/1.9 aperture|
|Features||1/2.6″ sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, OIS, autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|GPS||Yes. A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou|
|Network Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Fingerprint||Yes – Front mounted|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
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